The Product Management Interview Blog

Is Product Management Right for Finance Professionals During COVID-19?

Many of our members come to Product Gym from different backgrounds and ask us if Product Management is an option without the experience. In this interview, we talk to one of our past members, Melinda Wang, who successfully transitioned into Product Management from Finance. She will answer some of the most common questions we receive from prospective members with a finance background, who consider Product Management as their next career move.

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How to Market Yourself as the Ultimate Product Manager

There are two specific questions we find ourselves answering at almost every event and coaching call. The first one is “How do I become a product manager?” and the second one is “I don’t have any PM experience. How do I get into product management?”. The answer is always the same: You don’t need a product manager title to get into product management. Everyone has been a product manager at some point in their career. Still can’t recall that time? In this article, we will show you how to become a product manager by correctly framing your professional experience!

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How To Follow Up with Companies for Product Manager Interviews

Now that the working conditions have changed dramatically, you have the advantage of working on your product manager job hunt during work hours. Read this article to make the best use of this precious time and maximize your chances of getting a brand-new job during one the greatest crisis of all times.

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How to Answer the Salary Question in a Product Manager Interview

One of the most common questions we get at Product Gym is, “How do I answer the salary question?” Naturally, our members want to make sure that they ask for a reasonable number, but they also don’t want to scare off the hiring managers, ruining their chances for a second-round interview. Before we start answering the aforementioned question, let’s begin with answering the question that everyone is curious about: “How much does a Product Manager make?”

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How to Get More Product Manager Interviews with FAANG Companies

Landing a PM offer…at a FAANG company! It’s everybody’s dream, and we proudly helped a couple of our members achieve that dream through a focused and strategic approach. This week, we are telling you all the tips and tricks to land that one great offer, which will change the course of your career!

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How to Win the Product Manager Video Interview

The nature of hiring in product management interviews is changing to overcome the current logistic limitations due to coronavirus. It is now very common to have interviews that were supposed to be onsite through video chat. Here are some tips and tricks to help you prepare for some unpredictable challenges of virtual interviewing.

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What Does the Coronavirus Mean for Product Manager Job Hunters?

Coronavirus is here, and it’s the center of every discussion right now. The world has nearly come to a stop, where people are locked down in their homes, except for doctors and essential workers. During these uncertain times, you might be wondering how your product manager job application is impacted. Check out these five updates to find out!

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